1912

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Request for Students' Participation in Historical Pageant
June 30, 1908 - June 14, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Ellis Oberholtzer to have 70 students from the Carlisle Indian School participate in an historical pageant celebrating the 225th anniversary of the founding of the city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Further correspondence...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Personnel File of Nellie Robertson Denny, Clerk and Outing Manager
June 11, 1910 - May 1, 1918

Personnel file of Nellie Robertson Denny, who served as the Clerk of the Carlisle Indian School from 1900 to 1912 and from 1914 to 1918. She also served as Outing Manager for the Carlisle Indian School from 1908 to 1912. Robertson Denny was a graduate of Carlisle's class of 1890, and was married...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Personnel File of Wallace Denny, Assistant Disciplinarian
June 11, 1910 - September 2, 1918

Personnel file of Wallace Denny, who served as Assistant Disciplinarian of the Carlisle Indian School from sometime before 1910 until 1918. Denny was a member of Carlisle's class of 1906, and was married to Nellie Robertson Denny.

The file contains quarterly employee reports, letters of...

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Photographs, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Charles Edward Stuck
April 8, 1911 - February 16, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll Charles Edward Stuck at the Carlisle Indian School. Stuck was denied enrollment due to the policy of not admitting students who lived close to a public school. One letter indicates that Stuck's guardian had written that Stuck...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Funds by Henry Vilcan
April 18, 1911 - May 20, 1912

These materials include correspondence concerning the closure of the school bank account of Henry Vilcan.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Katie Ray
June 21, 1911 - May 29, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request to enroll Katie Ray, a member of the Catawba Nation, in the Carlisle Indian School. Ray's request was denied because the Catawba Nation had not recently received assistance in educating its youth from the Federal Government.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment for Raymond Ross
August 15, 1911 - April 3, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Samuel Sixkiller enroll his nephew Raymond Ross at the Carlisle Indian School. The request was denied as Ross was a member of the Cherokee Nation and not eligible to receive government assistance.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment by Moses P. Kogechiwan
September 11, 1911 - April 30, 1917

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by Moses P. Kogechiwan to enroll at the Carlisle Indian School as well as letters of recommendation.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Re-Enrollment of Henry P. Sutton
October 6, 1911 - March 7, 1914

These materials include correspondence regarding requests for Henry P. Sutton to enter the Carlisle Indian School in order to take a commercial course. Sutton was initially due to his physical health but was later enrolled after paying his own transportation to the school.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Release by John McInnis
November 11, 1911 - January 16, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request by John McInnis to be released from the Carlisle Indian School. McInnis wished to work at his trade as a shoe and harness maker to support his mother and brother.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Maxie Luce Engineer Examination
December 12, 1911 - January 6, 1912

This material includes information regarding a noncompetitive engineer examination for Maxie Luce.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Condemnation and Sale of Unserviceable Property, January 1912
January 4, 1912 - February 1, 1912

These materials include correspondence, a supplies list, and a survey of unserviceable materials at the Carlisle Indian School. Some of the condemned materials were approved for sale on the open market.

Format: Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Return Home of Tillie Catfish
January 5 - 16, 1912

These materials contain correspondence regarding a request to return home Tillie Catfish.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Dispute Regarding Funds and Enrollment of Peter Jackson
January 7, 1912 - June 14, 1912

These materials include correspondence and financial documents related to the re-enrollment and disposition of funds of Peter Jackson. There were disputes over how Jackson's earnings and annuities should be paid out.

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Changes to Staff Salaries and Organization, 1912
January 15, 1912 - August 31, 1912

These materials include correspondence, an excerpt from an inspection report, and memoranda concerning staff organization and salary changes at the Carlisle Indian School. After an inspection by Charles F. Peirce, the salaries of certain employees were frozen and readjusted, and the...

Format: Financial Documents, Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Inspection Report of Charles F. Pierce for January 1912
January 15, 1912

These materials include an inspection report of Charles F. Pierce, Supervisor of Indian Schools, on the Carlisle Indian School in early 1912, as well as correspondence regarding the reports. Pierce makes a number of recommendations, in particular regarding the business and telegraph departments...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Pupil Heritage
January 20, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding students' heritage. Specifically, officials sought information on students' blood quantum, as changing policy barred the enrollment of students considered to have less than one-fourth degree Indian blood. Also included are total enrollment...

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report of Eye Examinations and Treatment by Dr. Daniel White
January 22, 1912 - April 26, 1912

This document contains reports and correspondence about eye examinations of Carlisle's students, performed in 1912. Included are statistics and lists of students in need of specific eye treatments, as well as recommendations on preventing further eye infections from spreading through the school...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Report on Mont Alto Sanitarium Student-Patients
January 22-25, 1912

These materials includes correspondence regarding students who were sent to the Mount Alto Sanitarium in Pennsylvania to recover from tuberculosis.

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Synopsis of Eye Examinations by Dr. Daniel White
January 22, 1912 - March 4, 1912

This document contains correspondence concerning the results of student eye examinations, performed by Dr. Daniel White in 1912. The results stated that 396 students had no eye problems, 190 had trachoma, 5 had follicular conjunctivites, and 29 had conujunctivites. 

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Response to Inspection Report of Charles F. Peirce for January 1912
January 23, 1912 - March 6, 1912

These materials include an excerpt of Charles F. Pierce's inspection report of January 1912, and Superintendent Moses Friedman's responses to his recommendations. Friedman rejected many of Pierce's recommendations regarding the chain of authority and command at the school. Other recommendations...

Format: Letters/Correspondence, Reports
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Elizabeth and Martha Redthunder
February 1-28, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from Mary M. Redthunder to enroll her sisters Elizabeth and Martha in the Carlisle Indian School after receiving treatment from Dr. Fox in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Miscommunication Regarding Nora McFarland
February 2, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a miscommunication regarding the role of Nora McFarland, the sister of Francis McFarland, as an interpreter.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Request for Enrollment of Son of John E. Frey
February 8-21, 1912

These materials include correspondence regarding a request from John E. Frey to enroll his son in the Carlisle Indian School. Frey's request was denied due to the age of his son, and because he lived within easy access to public schools in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Format: Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration
Financial Power of Attorney for Carlisle's Financial Clerk
February 24, 1912 - April 6, 1912

These materials include correspondence, financial documents, and legal documents regarding a request by Carlisle Superintendent Moses Friedman to give financial power of attorney to the school's financial clerk during Friedman's absences. The request was denied.

Format: Financial Documents, Legal and Government Documents, Letters/Correspondence
Repository: National Archives and Records Administration

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